US President Donald Trump has found himself being dragged on social media after calling the raging coronavirus the Chinese virus.
Trump had in a broadcast last week referred to as the virus a foreign virus and simply stepped up his characterisation with the new label.
“The United States will be powerfully aiding those industries, like Airlines and others, that are specifically affected by means of the Chinese Virus. We will be stronger than ever before!”, Trump tweeted late on Monday.
The tweet enraged not simply Chinese Twitterati, however fellow Americans. However, Trump additionally had supporters, who praised him for calling the virus what it is.
The World Health Organisation on eleven February renamed coronavirus COVID-19.
WHO introduced the new name on its tweeter handle at @WHO that “we now have a identify for 2019nCov disease.
“The new title is COVID-19.The CO stands for corona, the VI for virus and the D for disease.”
The UN health agency stated it coined a title that does now not refer to a geographical location, animals, an person or a group of people.